Maltby: Youngsters shine in medal haul for Thai boxing club

Jayden Malhi, Dylan Baird  and Lewis Webster all did well on their debuts for the Maltby club
Jayden Malhi, Dylan Baird and Lewis Webster all did well on their debuts for the Maltby club

A team of from Maltby Thai Boxing Club went to Sheffield to take part in a local show hosted by the Thanapron Muay Thai Gym and returned wiht a large haul of medals.

There were 18 fights overall but with Maltby having a strong line up of eight juniors and one lady taking part with some competing more than once, it proved a very eventful day for all.

Three fighters, Dylan Baird, 10, Jayden Mahi, 13, and Lewis Webster, 14, made their club debuts and club instructor Phil Glover was very pleased with them all.

“I was very proud of my fighters and the three new lads didn’t let us down either putting in top performances for first time fighters”

The club is based at the Coleman Centre in Maltby and anyone interested in joining should call 07999 702676 for more information.